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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Bad or hurried handwriting.

Usage examples (38)
  • Why are all prescriptions written in such a scrawl?
  • I recall the scrawl that ran just below the "McDonald's": "10,000 hamburgers served."
  • This series of paintings takes as its title a scrawl of graffiti on a rock-cut along the Trans Canada Highway near Sudbury.
  • There was no other copy in existence except the original scrawl, which is now lying up stairs in an old trunk full of papers. for more
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